In­digo Blues Coast­ers

One ver­sa­tile mo­tif and one sim­ple pat­tern cre­ates a strik­ing coaster. Cro­chet a set in col­ors to match the sea­son for a quick-to-make gift.

Annie's Fast, Easy, Fun, Crochet Fall 2018 - - Contents - Design by Car­rie Carpenter

Skill Level

EASY

Fin­ished Mea­sure­ment

41/4 inches square

Ma­te­ri­als

• Lily Sugar n’ Cream medium (worsted) weight cot­ton yarn (21/2 oz/120 yds/71g per skein): 1 skein each #1114 in­digo, #1004 soft ecru and #1116 blue jeans

• Size H/8/5mm cro­chet hook or size needed to ob­tain gauge

• Ta­pes­try nee­dle

Gauge

7 sc = 2 inches

Pat­tern Notes

Weave in loose ends as work pro­gresses. Join with slip stitch as in­di­cated un­less oth­er­wise stated. Chain-3 at be­gin­ning of round counts as first dou­ble cro­chet un­less oth­er­wise stated.

Coast­ers In­digo Coaster

Rnd 1 (RS): With in­digo, ch 3, join (see Pat­tern Notes) in first ch to form a ring, ch 3 (see Pat­tern Notes), 2 dc in ring, (ch 2, 3 dc in ring) 3 times, dc in 3rd ch of beg ch-3. (12 dc)

Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in same sp, (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in cen­ter dc, *sk next dc, sc in next ch-2 sp, sk next dc, (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in cen­ter dc, rep from * twice, sk next dc, join in beg sc. Fas­ten off.

(24 dc, 4 sc)

Rnd 3: Join ecru in any ch-2 sp, ch 1, sc in same ch-2 sp, *ch 1, (4 dc, ch 2,

4 dc) in next sc, ch 1**, sc in next ch-2 sp, rep from * around, end­ing last rep at **, join in beg sc. Fas­ten off. (32 dc, 4 sc)

Rnd 4: Join in­digo in any st on side edge, ch 1, sc in same st as beg ch-1, sc in each st across edge to cor­ner ch-2 sp, *(sc, ch 2, sc) in cor­ner ch-2 sp, sc in each st across, rep from * around, join in beg sc. (52 sc)

Rnd 5: Ch 1, sc in same st as beg ch-1, sc in each st across to cor­ner, *(sc, ch 2, sc) in cor­ner ch-2 sp, sc in each sc across, rep from * around, join in beg sc. Fas­ten off. (60 sc)

Blue Jeans Coaster

Rnd 1 (RS): Rep rnd 1 of In­digo Coaster with blue jeans.

Rnd 2: Rep rnd 2. (24 dc, 4 sc)

Rnd 3: Rep rnd 3 of In­digo Coaster with ecru. (32 dc, 4 sc)

Rnd 4: Rep rnd 4 of In­digo Coaster with blue jeans. (52 sc)

Rnd 5: Rep rnd 5 of In­digo Coaster. (60 sc)

Fin­ish­ing

Block lightly.

IN­DIGO BLUES COAST­ERS

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